Ampersand

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

The symbol "&", known formally as an ampersand, is a widely used typographical symbol simply meaning "and". An example from radiology being "head & neck imaging".

On Radiopaedia, we have decided to favor the word "and" instead of the symbol, "&".

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rID: 88824
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Ampersands
  • & (abbreviation)
  • And (word)

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